Oliver Byers

Chief Financial Officer at Virgin Atlantic

Oliver Byers is Senior Vice President, Data and Customer Loyalty at Virgin Atlantic. Responsible for our frequent flyer programme, Flying Club. Since joining Virgin Atlantic Oliver has held a number of leadership roles including Senior Vice President, Revenue Management, and Chief of Staff. He currently sits on the board of Virgin Group Loyalty Company.

Oliver joined Virgin Atlantic in early 2013 from the Virgin Group, in the role of Chief of Staff to the CEO. In this role, he supported the overall implementation and delivery of the Group’s strategic agenda and advised Virgin-branded businesses, including the successful growth then IPO of Virgin America, formation of Virgin Atlantic’s industry-leading Joint Venture with Delta Air Lines and the strategic development of Virgin Galactic.

Oliver began his career as an investment banker at UBS, working in UK mergers and acquisitions and raising equity from capital markets.

Oliver lives in London having previously lived in San Francisco and Geneva. Oliver studied Aeronautical Engineering at Durham University and represented the university in both golf and skeleton.

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